Elisabeth Andries is the daughter of Michael and Cherie Andries. She is a recent honors graduate from Northshore High School. During her high school years, she was very involved with her community and her school. Elisabeth was a member of Teen Cross, which is a Catholic leadership program in the Archdiocese of New Orleans. Being a member of Teen Cross, she became very involved in her church community. She volunteered for multiple events such as the Catholic Bishops Conference, Abbey Youth Festival, and World Youth Day. In her local community, she founded a retreat team for her parish and was president of her youth group. In her high school, she was president of her Mu Alpha Theta chapter, a member of her school spirit club, Sanctity of Life club, and Key club, tennis team, and a state champion for her soccer team. Elisabeth started interning under Dr. Renee in the fall of 2015 as a NASA intern. She was the first high school intern at the Michoud Assembly base. Elisabeth is attending Louisiana State University in the fall of 2016, majoring in mechanical engineering.